Fiction - Children's and Young Adults
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This category includes books that were written for children and/or young adults and have won major awards, topped best-seller lists (top 20) and/or have have merit in a similar way.
2005. 6th book in the Alex Rider series. 2006 British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year
2003. 4th book in the Alex Rider series. No. 1 in the US Bookboard Childrens Fiction 100 list, no. 3 in the US Bookboard Teen Fiction 100 list and no.9 in the US Bookboard Crime 100 list.
2001. 2nd book in the Alex Rider series. A.k.a. 'Point Blanc'. No. 2 in the US Bookboard Heatseeker 100 list. No. 17 in the US Bookboard Teen Fiction 100 list.
2004 5th book in the Alex Rider series. 2004 & 2005 Berkshire Book Award.
2002. 3rd book in the Alex Rider series. 2003 Red House Children's Book Award.
2000. 1st book in the Alex Rider series.New York Times #1 Bestseller (children series)
1st book in the "Inheritance" trilogy about a farmboy and his dragon. Eragon was the 3rd-best-selling children's hardback book of 2003, and the 2nd-best-selling paperback of 2005. It placed on the New York Times Best Seller list for 121 weeks. Eragon was adapted into a feature film of the same name released in 2006.
Aurealis Awards, 2007. First book in the Rondo series.
Blue Peter People's Choice Award 2002. made into a tv series of the same name.
(1999) No. 10 top selling children's hardcover book of all time as of 2000
(2000) No. 5 top selling children's hardcover book of all time as of 2000
1997. Carnegie Medal in Literature. No. 7 on the list of best-selling paperback children's books of all time in 2000. Aka 'Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone'.
(1999) No.11 top selling children's hardcover book of all time as of 2000.
It won the Sequoyah Book Award. It was made into a 1996 film of the same name for Nickelodeon starring Michelle Trachtenberg. It was the first film made by Nickelodeon Movies.
Won a Newbery Medal, Sequoyah Book Award, and Lewis Carroll Shelf Award, and was runner-up for the Hans Christian Andersen Award. It is the first in L'Engle's series of books about the Murry and O'Keefe families.
1961 Illustrated by Albert Uderzo
Roald Dahl is the grandfather of model Sophie Dahl. The book was first published in the USA in 1961 and in the UK in 1967.
1972 Newbery Medal. Aka 'The Secret of NIMH'. Made into an animated film 'The Secret of NIMH' (1982). Illustrated by Zena Bernstein.
1963 Adapted into a movie by Walt Disney 'Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey' (1993).
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